Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, staff writer Danny King, associate editor Nick Newman, and I are joined by Ethan Vestby to talk about the career of soon-to-be-retired director Steven Soderbergh. Then, we talk about that director’s newest film, the twisted thriller Side Effects. To wrap up, we take a look at the films coming to theaters and DVD in the coming week, which include Skyfall, The Kid with the Bike, Like Someone In Love and more. Then we give you our random recommendations of things we watched on our own this week.
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00:00 – 20:25 – Introductions and a career retrospective of Steven Soderbergh.
20:25 – 39:58 – Review of Side Effects
39:58 – 59:34 – Spoilers for Side Effects
59:34 – 1:16:57 – Picks for Next Week, Closing Remarks.
Opening music comes courtesy of Joy Division.
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